Alumni You Ought to Know
In conjunction with Jacksonville University's 80th Anniversary, JU will recognize 80 Alumni You Ought to Know. The 80 Alumni You Ought to Know will be highlighted throughout the year.
A blue ribbon panel of professors, retired professors, alumni and staff will select the 80 honorees.
80 Alumni Criteria
•May include achievements in any
field or multiple fields;
•Measures of success may include sales
achievements, leadership within an organization, efforts to advance the profession
and leadership in a field;
•Is this individual a leader in his/her field?
•May include virtually any kind
of community or charitable organization that is not accompanied by compensation
beyond the reimbursement of reasonable expenses;
•May include hands-on direct service at any
civic charitable entity, including religious organizations;
•May include volunteer fundraising and board
•Volunteer first rescue, and other service
•Does this person make a difference in his/her
Life Achievements that fall
into neither category
•For Example: Marathon runner,
attainment of additional degrees beyond JU, overcome a disability, raised
championship horses, etc.
To nominate an individual for 80 Alumni You Ought to Know consideration please email us at email@example.com. All nominations must be in by June 20.
To be considered for an award, an alumna/alumnus must not have received the Distinguished Alumni Award or have been selected as one of the 75 Distinguished Dolphins in 2009. Recipients of other JU honors will not be disqualified, but the intent of these awards is to spotlight JU alumni and their achievements and "stories" that have not been recognized previously.